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Attorneys Say Illinois Stole Their $2.2 Million

CHICAGO (CN) - The State of Illinois unconstitutionally swept $2 million from attorneys' Mandatory Arbitration Fund and $198,200 from the Lawyers' Assistance Program and put it into the General Fund, in violation of the separation of powers, Illinois attorneys claim in a class-action complaint in Cook County Court. See complaint.

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